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it in a little brown bag lunch. i eat it in the car or at the capitol or anywhere else. when i ran for governor, i said we need a little bit of brown bag common sense in our government. as it first, my grandmother raised my mother in a farmhouse where my mother did not have indoor plumbing don't think they bought on credit was a mortgage on their farm. -- berman mother did not have indoor plumbing. they bought it on credit. in government, we should not spend money that we do not have. it is not about that ceilings a deficit or anything else, but the simple concept that your parents taught you that you do not spend money you do not have. when you talk to people about it, they do it all the time when they balance the check books. somehow it is a foreign concept in government. we talk about limited government. we talk about frugality in government. we should articulate whether this is relevant to where people are here in -- or people are. you can talk to most people across the country. most people would tell you other than public safety and public health, there is not a whole lot that is obvious,
a list of the of brown-bag common sense in our government. -- we need a little bit of brown-bag common sense in our government. my grandmother and grandfather raised my mother in a farmhouse. they did not have indoor plumbing until my mother went off to a high school. she bought her car with cash, she did not have credit cards. she came out of the great depression and adamant about the fact that he did not spend money you do not have. to me that is one of my brown bag troops. we should not spend money we do not have. it is about the simple concept that you do not spend money you do not have. when you talk to people about it, people do it all the time in their household. small business owners do it to meet payroll. somehow it is some foreign concept in government. we talk about limited government. it is something that ultimately leads to more prosperity and freedom for our people and we should articulate that in a way that is relevant to where people are. i do not think you need to be talking to a conservative, i think most people across this country -- home by home, business by busines
reading scores. particularly young men, particularly young black and brown men in urban communities were not reading of the third grade proficiency, the numbers are up as high as 75 to -- say 5% to 85% of young black and brown boys who are not reading at a third grade proficiency. once they're behind, they never catch up. early third grade reading is critical. the second is the issue of school suspension and chronic absences in school. chronic absences in school, particularly in the early grades and repeated schools of sentience -- schools suspensions is a red flag. there is a tremendous amount of predictive data that, once kids begin a pattern and a rhythm of missing lots of school, and getting suspended from school, they never catch up and the drop out. thirdly, the young people in the juvenile justice system, we have to find a way to turn the system -- making sure that these are not thugs in training, but people who have gone off the right path need to get the right kind of services, including mental health services to get them into the right after 70% of the young people in the juven
Search Results 0 to 3 of about 4 (some duplicates have been removed)